Families of Carmel fire victims protest outside Ayalon jail

By JPOST.COM STAFF
January 13, 2011 12:00




Families of the victims of Carmel fire tragedy demonstrated outside Ayalon Prison near Ramle on Thursday, demanding the establishment of a commission of inquiry into the circumstances of the disaster.

The guards killed in the massive fire were participating in a new officers’ course at Ayalon Prison that gave specialized training to improve prisoner treatment and turn pupils into directors in the prison system.


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